What's on inWatford


Welcome to Watford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Watford

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1 Big Night Out Pub Crawls ending at *MINISTRY OF
Tiger Tiger London

Join us on the Biggest pub crawl in London that visits the top super clubs in the city ‐ This month we get the chance to end our pub crawl at Ministry of Sound with entry fees all included in the ticketSo…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02078 369995
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Akercocke @ The Underworld Camden
The Underworld

The Underworld presents...Akercockeplus support...................................................About:Akercocke are an English progressive blackened death metal band from London England formed in 1997 by Jason Mendonca and David Gray. The band also features Paul Scanlan.Category: Arts Performing Arts Music.URLs:Tickets: http:atnd.it55885‐0Facebook: http:atnd.it55885‐1…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 673939
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Blackout Club at The Underworld Camden // Student
The Underworld

Camden Rocks Festival presents Blackout Camden every Friday night 11pm ‐ 3am at The Underworld Camden with £3 drinks deals special guest DJs and the best all out indie‐rock party tunes around.The Student Welcome party All welcome. Cheap £5 entry guest list…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02072 673939
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Comedy Carnival
Bar Rumba

Comedy Carnival presents an outstanding line‐up of international comedy every Friday and Saturday night. Tonights show features Dave Johns Pete Jonas a guest comedian and Diane Spencer as MC. Party packages with food are also available for group bookings. Venue: Bar Rumba…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02070 417312
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Department S Club - London
Bloomsbury Lanes

Department S Club London present. CLUB SHANGRI‐LA CLUB SHANGRI‐LA returns to Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes in September...ANDY CROFTS The Moons …

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02071 831979
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Dom Pipkin Duo - The Den at 100 Wardour St
The Den at 100 Wardour St

Playing the piano since childhood Dom Pipkin studied at the Guildhall School of Music and the Royal Academy of music in London but found his restless spirit drove him to playing with jazz and blues bands as a more practical education. He…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144090
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Five Fabulous Fridays
Virgin Money Lounge

. Tina Toplak a soulful RnB Pop vocalist songwriter and producer will be performing five shows at the luxurious Virgin Money Lounges in London Piccadilly. Coming from a background in classical music Tina developed a musical ear from an early age. Having…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +447407 536887
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Friday's at 100 Wardour St - Commercial House with
100 Wardour St

Vibe promises to take you on an original sound experience fusing the raw talent and presence of live music with the party and energy of a booming club night. Seamlessly blending hits old and new daringly current and unashamedly nostalgic Vibe truly…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144000
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Happy Hour at Zenna Bar
Zenna Bar

Zenna is a luxurious Indian themed cocktail bar in the heart of buzzing Dean Street in Soho with a unique cocktail list which uses sub‐continental flavours and ingredients.Decorated with azure blue walls soft leather and Oriental rugs Zenna is an ideal choice…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02074 372525
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Joan Collins Unscripted at the London Palladium
London Palladium

Book tickets for Joan Collins ‐ Unscripted at the London Palladium. Global superstar Joan Collins will be touring the UK in a brand new one‐woman show. This brand new show for 2016 will provide fans with a once in a lifetime opportunity…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08455 058500
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Kindertransport
Chickenshed

Kindertransport tells a captivating story of survival and building a new life.Kindertransport moves seamlessly between different time periods as Eva confronts the painful past which was chosen for her and its consequences and we discover whether she is ever to be reunited…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02082 929222
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Montezuma London:: Friday Party - DJ RAMAN
Montezuma London

Kick off the weekend with a Good Hip Hop RnB Night Montezuma nightclub in South Kensington brings you tonight DJ Raman.Reservations and Guest List ‐ call or email uswww.montezumalondon.comVenue: Montezuma London 17A Harrington Road London SW7 3ESPriceON the door: GBP 20Pre…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02075 890990
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Roy Chubby Brown
Watford Colosseum

Roy Chubby Brown is back in town. Get ready for a barn‐storming night of jokes banter and hilarious mickey‐taking from Britains most outrageous comedian bar none Laugh till it hurts as Chubby rips into his…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Shrek's Adventure! London LATES
Shrek's Adventure! London

Stir up the nostalgia as you journey through 10 live interactive shows inspired by characters from your childhood with a script full of cheekiness peppered with double entendres. Leave your work worries behind you and release your inner child as youre whisked…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02074 870224
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Special Screening of MONK WITH A CAMERA
The May Fair Hotel

The Bright Young Things Film Club is proud to host a special screening of MONK WITH A CAMERA: The Life and Journey of Nicholas Vreeland. This beautifully shot documentary directed and produced by Guido Santi and Tina Mascara follows Nicholas Nicky Vreeland…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07599 712153
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Tales from the Shed
Chickenshed

Tales from the Shed are vibrant interactive theatre shows that are perfect for young children. They are informal lively and amazingly engaging as the performers and audience share the same space ‐ children are always encouraged to make a lot of noise…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02082 929222
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The Day The Grass Came
Pentameters Theatre

We live in an ecological nightmare. Britains top scientist says the human race has only a 50‐50 chance of surviving 2100. For forty years our leaders have done nothing. Maybe Planet Earths only chance of survival is to eliminate the human race…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02074 353648
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The Rollin' Stoned
The Half Moon

The band has been revered by both Stones fans for their authenticity and the real Stones who booked them for the bands birthday. Famed Rock and Stones photographer Gerard Mankowitz also concurs calling the band just like the real thing.The costumes are…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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The Wedding Reception
Kingsway Hall Hotel

Will & Kates dream was for a small intimate wedding but Kates Mum Lynne had other plans In a bid for peace a compromise was reached and the happy couple tied the knot in a registry office so that Lynnes lavish…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08451 544145
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Aladdin
Prince Edward Theatre

Aladdin at Prince Edward Theatre in London on Friday 30 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Aladdin tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Beautiful The Carole King Musical
Aldwych Theatre

Beautiful The Carole King Musical at Aldwych Theatre in London on Friday 30 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Beautiful The Carole King Musical tickets so weve done the legwork for you.…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Billy Elliot The Musical
Victoria Palace Theatre

Based on the Oscar nominated film Billy Elliot ‐ The Musical tells the inspirational story of one boys dedication to his dream of dancing against all odds.The story is set in the north of…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Roald Dahl’s deliciously dark tale of young Charlie Bucket and the mysterious confectioner Willy Wonka comes to life in a brand new West End musical directed by Academy Award winner Sam Mendes. Featuring ingenious stagecraft…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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David Gilmour
Royal Albert Hall

David Gilmour at Royal Albert Hall in London on Friday 30 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest David Gilmour tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Funny Girl
Savoy Theatre

Funny Girl at Savoy Theatre in London on Friday 30 September 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Funny Girl live in the knowledge…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Guys and Dolls
Phoenix Theatre London

Guys and Dolls at Phoenix Theatre London in London on Friday 30 September 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Guys and Dolls live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Jersey Boys
Piccadilly Theatre

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Joan Collins
London Palladium

Joan Collins at London Palladium in London on Friday 30 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Joan Collins tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Mamma Mia
Novello Theatre

Inspired by the iconic music of ABBA Mamma Mia is a musical written by Catherine Johnson and tells the fictional story of Donna who owns a small hotel on a Greek Island and her daughters…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Matilda
Cambridge Theatre

The enchanting story of Matilda has been colorfully recreated into a 5 star musical by Dennis Kelly and musiciancomedian Tim Minchin. The original story was written by the brunt British author Road Dahl and now…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Butterfly World

After a winter packed full of developments, Butterfly World near St Albans is ready to open its wings and amaze visitors this Spring. From 29th April 2010, phase II of this ever‐evolving project, due to complete in 2011 with the opening of the massive biodome , will…

De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre

The De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre is the oldest of it's type in Britain today, which was opened in 1959 to display the De Havilland Mosquito prototype. There is a comprehensive collection of 20 de Havilland aircraft, along with related memorabilia. The Aeroshop specialises in all…

St Albans Cathedral

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban is the seat of the Bishop of St Albans and serves the Diocese of St Albans in the counties of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, the Borough of Luton and the London Borough of Barnet.The cathedral is a centre of worship and mission…

Veralamium Museum

Verulamium Museum is on the site of one of the major cities in Roman Britain, now an attractive park. Inside there are ‐ recreated Roman rooms ‐ hands‐on Discovery Areas ‐ video presentations ‐ touch screen databases ‐ some of the finest Roman mosaics…

A P Amusements

A P Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Watford, . Contact venue on telephone number 01923256348 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Abbey View Golf Course

Abbey View Golf Course ‐ golf course in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01727 868227 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey View Golf Course golf courseclub.…

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